Suresh Raina


Suresh Raina is a partner in Heidrick & Struggles' Mumbai Office and member of the global Industrial Practice. He specializes in recruiting CEOs and CXOs for a wide array of organizations across the manufacturing, transportation, logistics, infrastructure, and energy sectors. Suresh is an ICF-certified executive coach.


With years of cross-functional corporate experience, followed by years working in executive search, leadership development, and board advisory, Suresh is a strategic partner and trusted advisor to clients advising them on their leadership talent matters. He has a deep interest in leadership and management principals and enjoys helping connect executives to roles that align with their passions.

Suresh joined Heidrick & Struggles after a decade in executive search. In his previous firm, he led the industrial and infrastructure practices with a track record of delivering on various C-suite and board mandates.

Suresh draws on his two decades of global cross-functional general management and leadership experience in various Indian and multinational companies in South Asia, Middle East, Africa, and North America. In his last corporate role, he was a managing director for North America and Caribbean, for a FTSE 100 company. Suresh has successfully set up new ventures and led change and organization renewal.


Rutgers Business School, MBA

NIT Srinagar, Bachelor of Technology in Electronics and Telecommunications

Harvard, Stanford, Kellogg, and Indian School of Business; Executive Management Programs in Leadership, Change Management, Marketing, and Strategy